The Feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit in Jerusalem

The Feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit in Jerusalem

On Monday 8/21 June 2021, the feast of the Monday of the Holy Spirit was celebrated at the Church of the Holy Trinity of the Russian MISSIA of the Russian Patriarchate, which is located in new Jerusalem, not very far from the northwest side of New Gate.

The Feast of the Holy Pentecost in Jerusalem

The Feast of the Holy Pentecost in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Holy Pentecost in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Holy Pentecost in Jerusalem
The Feast of the Holy Pentecost in Jerusalem

On Sunday, 7/20 June 2021, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Holy Pentecost. On this feast, the Church commemorates in thanksgiving and doxology to God, that on the fiftieth day after His Resurrection, and ten days after His Ascension to the heavens, our Lord Jesus Christ sent through the Father to His Disciples, who were gathered at the Upper Room of the Holy Zion, the Holy Spirit, like “a violent breath” and in the form of tongues of fire. The Holy Spirit strengthened and enlightened them and made them narrate in tongues the marvels of God to the gathered crowd. Apostle Peter preached to them and on that day “three thousand souls” were added to the Church (Acts 2:41).

Jerusalem: The feast of the Ascension on the Mount of Olive

Jerusalem: The feast of the Ascension on the Mount of Olive
Jerusalem: The feast of the Ascension on the Mount of Olive
Jerusalem: The feast of the Ascension on the Mount of Olive
Jerusalem: The feast of the Ascension on the Mount of Olive

On Thursday, 28 May/10 June 2021, the Patriarchate celebrated the feast of the Ascension. On this feast, the Church in thanksgiving and mixed joy with sadness, commemorates that our Lord Jesus Christ was ascended into the heavens, forty days after His Resurrection, and after many appearances to His Disciples. He was ascended into the heavens in glory and sat at the right side of the Father, deifying the human flesh He had assumed and He is to come again, to judge both the living and the dead.

The Governer of Aleksandria awarded The Gold key to The City to The Patrirch Theodoros

The Governer of Aleksandria awarded The Gold key to The City to The Patrirch Theodoros
The Governer of Aleksandria awarded The Gold key to The City to The Patrirch Theodoros
The Governer of Aleksandria awarded The Gold key to The City to The Patrirch Theodoros
The Governer of Aleksandria awarded The Gold key to The City to The Patrirch Theodoros

His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria received was received by the Governor of the Great City of Alexandria, today, Tuesday 1st June 2021. In a particularly cordial atmosphere, the Primate of Alexandria, who was accompanied by the Patriarchal In a very cordial atmosphere, the Primate of Alexandria, who was accompanied by the Patriarchal Vicar of Alexandria, His Eminence Narcissus Metropolitan of Naucratis, was received by the Governor of Alexandria, Mr. Mohamed Al Serif.

Metropolitan Silouan of Mount Lebanon congratulates the Representation of the Russian Church in Lebanon on its 75th anniversary

Metropolitan Silouan of Mount Lebanon (Orthodox Church of Antioch) congratulated the rector of the Representation, Archimandrite Philipp (Vasiltsev), on the 75th anniversary of the Lebanon Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church. In his congratulatory message, the hierarch also expressed joy over the common prayer held on the commemoration day of Ss Cyril and Methodius Equal-to-the-Apostles at the Church of the Annunciation in Jal el Dib.